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Distance between Palm Springs, CA (PSP) and Rock Springs, WY (RKS)

Flight distance from Palm Springs to Rock Springs (Palm Springs International Airport – Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport) is 672 miles / 1082 kilometers / 584 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 46 minutes.

Driving distance from Palm Springs (PSP) to Rock Springs (RKS) is 867 miles / 1396 kilometers and travel time by car is about 14 hours 9 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Palm Springs to Rock Springs.

Shortest flight path between Palm Springs International Airport (PSP) and Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport (RKS).

How far is Rock Springs from Palm Springs?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Palm Springs and Rock Springs. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 672.463 miles
  • 1082.225 kilometers
  • 584.355 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 672.665 miles
  • 1082.549 kilometers
  • 584.530 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Airport information


A Palm Springs International Airport
City: Palm Springs, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PSP
ICAO Code: KPSP
Coordinates: 33°49′46″N, 116°30′25″W

B Southwest Wyoming Regional Airport
City: Rock Springs, WY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: RKS
ICAO Code: KRKS
Coordinates: 41°35′39″N, 109°3′54″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Palm Springs and Rock Springs is 1 hour. Rock Springs is 1 hour ahead of Palm Springs.

Time Difference

Palm Springs, CA

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Rock Springs, WY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 121 kg (268 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Palm Springs (PSP) → Rock Springs (RKS).

Distance:
672
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
672

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